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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

122 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Isotretinoin (Roaccutane, Accutane)
(137)
acutane
(13)
Paleo Diet
(82)
No gluten
(102)
Roaccutane
(11)
Azelaic acid
(6)
Bactrim
(31)
No sugar
(117)
No dairy
(170)
Clindamyacin phosphate gel
(25)
Diane 35
(31)
Ketogenic Diet
(10)
Avoid touching face
(416)
Sit out in the sun with the affected area exposed for at least 15 minutes in the day
(191)
Benzoyl Peroxide Cream %10
(70)
Epiduo Gel
(17)
Ziana
(4)
Glycolic acid
(5)
Retin A
(198)
Washing face
(593)
Birth control pill / Balance hormones
(211)
Doryx (Doxycycline)
(112)
No fast food
(160)
eliminating comedogenic ingredients from skincare routine
(4)
Ole Henriksen products
(9)
Washing pillowcases regularly
(226)
Clindamycin1% dabber
(97)
having a good skincare routine
(15)
PhotoDynamic Therapy
(16)
Benzoyl peroxide 2.5%
(429)
Tetracycline
(232)
Zinc soap
(6)
bikram yoga
(1)
foot bath with baking soda
(1)
Sotret
(1)
Tretinoin
(1)
Tazorac
(15)
Zinc cream
(18)
Benzaclin
(60)
Duac Gel
(49)
White vinegar
(13)
Helminthic therapy
(2)
Exuviance Vespera Serum
(2)
No Chocolate
(5)
Azelex
(8)
Placing clean towel on pillow each night
(45)
Metrogel
(11)
Aveeno Skin Brightening Daily Scrub
(3)
fresh washcloth each day
(3)
AcZone
(6)
Pantothenic acid
(28)
Mario Bedescu Drying Lotion
(22)
Retinol Oral Supplementation
(7)
avoid spicy food
(7)
Witch hazel
(1)
Sulfur Powder
(23)
Spironolactone
(14)
Mychelle clear skin serum
(11)
Drink a lot of water
(33)
Rosac
(8)
Antibiotic cream
(95)
Amoxicillin
(22)
Blemish potion
(26)
Dr. Hauschka Natural Skin Care
(23)
Acnetrex
(3)
Using fresh aloe vera leaves on skin
(40)
Salicylic acid
(364)
Vaccination with individually developed vaccine
(4)
Stievia-A Cream .025%
(11)
Vicco Turmeric Skin Cream
(1)
"Cleanance K" by Avene
(23)
OBAGI
(16)
Dr. Andrew Weil for Origins
(13)
Erythromycin topical solution
(54)
N-acetylcysteine
(6)
Differin Gel
(33)
Gamma Linolenic Acid
(3)
Washing face with baking soda
(7)
Evening Primrose Oil
(7)
Avoiding pork
(15)
African Black Soap
(24)
Chemical-free, vegan cosmetics / personal care products
(105)
Hydrocortisone cream
(21)
Oil Cleansing Method
(55)
Urine therapy
(5)
Acne Free
(48)
Aloe Vera Soap
(19)
Aromatherapy
(15)
No eggs
(30)
Vitamin D
(44)
Aveda Enbrightenment Wash
(8)
Air Purifier
(23)
Burt's Bees blemish stick
(10)
Vegan diet
(78)
Vitamin D3
(116)
Cetaphil for sensitive skin
(164)
Purpose Gentle Cleansing Bar
(41)
Zinc
(118)
Jojoba Oil
(9)
Bert's Bees Cleansing Milk
(11)
Veltin
(1)
Kumkumadi Lepana
(1)
Honey
(78)
Pregnancy
(18)
Alpha Hydroxy Acid
(33)
Aging (improvement after around age 19)
(257)
Tea tree oil
(242)
Flax Oil
(53)
Apple cider vinegar tonic
(77)
St. Ives Apricot Scrub
(166)
Exercise
(217)
Using nothing but water on face
(147)
Proactiv
(220)
Toothpaste on acne
(163)
Hydrogen peroxide
(105)
Rubbing Alcohol
(129)
Sauna
(39)
Murad AcneComplex
(47)
Bar soap
(192)
Emu Oil
(11)
Clearasil Stayclear
(178)
Not washing face at all
(19)

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